Daily Archive: July 5, 2021

New food and art night market coming to West Harlem

For the first time since 2019, the Uptown Night Market is returning to West Harlem. A food, music and entertainment extravaganza, the Market was canceled last year due to COVID; now it’s returning in force, with over forty vendors and several musical guests.

Described as a “unique celebration of cuisine, culture and community,” the Uptown Night Market is organized by MASC Hospitality Group, which has put together a number of popular outdoor events, among them the

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Topeka residents asked to fill out ArtsConnect arts and culture survey

What is iconic about Topeka? What are the city’s best-kept secrets? What is special and memorable about Topeka?

Those are just a few of the questions ArtsConnect is asking in a recently released arts and culture survey.

The survey will help the arts organization develop a plan aimed at offering creative solutions to strategic planning and give artists a seat at the table.

The survey, which can be found at artstopeka.org/thinkartsfirst, will be available until July 18.

Sarah Fizell, executive director of ArtsConnect, said the creative plan isn’t meant to replace such existing plans as Momentum 2022 or the

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